January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1921
Reference Entry
A definition of the term "RNC" is presented. It refers to registered nurse certified.


Related Articles

  • In the medical field, nurses are the true heroes. HAY, MICHAEL // Graham Leader;11/27/2011, Vol. 136 Issue 30, p5A 

    In this article, the author comments on the significant role played by nurses in the health care system.

  • Methodology under the microscope.  // Nursing Standard;3/9/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 26, p28 

    Examines the merits of different approaches and their impact on practitioners in Great Britain. Focus on nurses' experience of using their skills in a randomized controlled setting; Factors involving in patient-centered care; Use of qualitative and quantitative methods in strengthening the...

  • A healthy interest. Watkins, Jon // People Management;11/7/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 22, p48 

    Reports on the effort of the Morecambe Bay Hospitals National Health Service Trust to challenge pupils' negative views of healthcare as a career. Information on the trust; Factors that contribute to the children's opinion on healthcare; Background on the nurse cadet scheme of the trust in 2001.

  • Budget blow to aged care, public hospitals. Gleeson, Marcia // Australian Nursing Journal;Sep96, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p8 

    Reports on Australian Nursing Federation Assistant Secretary Denis Jones' warning that cuts to the Australian health budget will result in a corresponding reduction in health sector jobs. Criticism of the government's decision to increase the Medicare levy by one percent; Inadequacy of the...

  • Are You Valuable? Are You Sure? MOLPUS, JIM // HealthLeaders Magazine;Aug2011, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p6 

    The article focuses on how advanced practice nurses are pushing for more scope of care to make themselves more valuable to the health system. It notes that physicians are pushing back because such scope that will be granted to practice nurses will reduce their value. It claims that the health...

  • GPs need to make nurses feel valued. Arrowsmith, Caroline // Pulse;4/19/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 16, p21 

    Comments on the need for general practitioners to make nurses feel valued. Workload of general practitioners and nurses in Great Britain; General practitioners' need to talk to their staff about the GMS contract and the Agenda for Change.

  • Calculating skill mix: implications for patient outcomes and costs. Robinson, Sarah; Griffiths, Peter; Maben, Jill // Nursing Management - UK;Dec2009, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p22 

    Debate continues about the hierarchy of skilled roles in the nursing workforce. For example, should there be grades of qualified nurses other than registered nurses? Should all registered nurses be prepared to degree level? And to what extent should the nursing workforce comprise staff who are...

  • Why nurses should think twice about the new medical care practitioner role. Duffin, Christian // Nursing Standard;11/16/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p14 

    Presents information about the medical care practitioner or physician's assistants (PAs) in Great Britain. Recruitment of ready made PAs in the U. S.; Retraining of nurses as physician's assistant; Difference between PAs from nurse practitioners.

  • Coming clean. Bates, Jane // Nursing Standard;2/8/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p33 

    The article reflects on the change of the mood of modern nurses in handling patients in Scotland. Nurses are labeled as too genteel not to perform lowly tasks in attending their patients' needs like bathing. The emphasis is turned to patient's self care than relying on personnel's assistance...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics